Welcome to MMAConvert’s live fight-by-fight coverage of UFConFUEL8.
Tonight’s event emanates from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.
Serving as main event will be two fighters making their return to the light heavyweight division, one of them temporary, as “All American” Brian Stann takes on “The Ax Murderer” Wanderlei Silva.
The co-main event for the evening will be between two heavy hitting heavyweights when Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve faces Mark Hunt, aka “The Super Somoan”.
The main card will air live at 10 pm EST with the preliminary bouts to be aired on Facebook at 7 pm EST.
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Welterweight (170lbs) Hyun Gyu Lim def. Marcelo Guimaraes by KO (knee) at 4:00 of round 2.
Bantamweight (135lbs) Alex Caceres def. Kyung Ho Kang by split decision (29-28×2, 28-29)
Lightweight (155lbs) Kazuki Tokudome def. Cristiano Marcello by unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Bantamweight (135lbs) Takeya Mizugaki def. Bryan Caraway by unanimous decision (29-28×2, 28-29)
Middleweight (185lbs) Brad Tavares def. Riki Fukuda by unanimous decision (29-28×2 30-27)
Welterweight (170lbs) Dong Hyun Kim def Siyar Bahadurzada unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Featherweight (145lbs) Rani Yahya def. Mizuto Hirota by unanimous decision (29-28×3)
Middleweight (185) Yoshin Okami def. Hector Lombard by split decision (29-28×2, 28-29)
Catchweight (158lbs) Diego Sanchez def. Takanori Gomi by split decision (29-28×2, 28-29)
Heavyweight (265lbs) Mark Hunt def. Stefan Struve by TKO at 1:44 of round 3
Light Heavyweight (205) Wanderlei Silva def. Brian Stann by KO at 4:08 of round 2
After an undercard stacked with decisions, the co-main event and the main event came through big time. This has been Miggs, follow me on twitter at @miggs_a_barr Good fights, good night!